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Seminarist   Listen

A student at a seminary (especially a Roman Catholic seminary).  Synonym: seminarian.

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"Seminarist" Quotes from Famous Books

... told several times that a young ecclesiastic, in a seminary at Paris, had a genius who waited upon him, and arranged his room and his clothes. One day, when the superior was passing by the chamber of the seminarist, he heard him talking with some one; he entered, and asked who he was conversing with. The youth affirmed that there was no one in his room, and, in fact, the superior could neither see nor discover any one there. Nevertheless, as he had heard their conversation, the young ...
— The Phantom World - or, The philosophy of spirits, apparitions, &c, &c. • Augustin Calmet

Words linked to "Seminarist" :   Roman Catholic, Church of Rome, educatee, seminarian, Western Church, seminary, Roman Catholic Church, student, pupil, Roman Church

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